Weʼve raised £1,485 to help working horses in Egypt
- Funded on Tuesday, 29th January 2019
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As the season draws to a close I am heading back out into the big, wide and not always so beautiful world to help out at two deserving equine charities in Egypt. Serving a very poor and uneducated population, working horses are taking the brunt of the country's political and economic crisis and through lack of knowledge, resources and compassion are being subject to unimaginable suffering. I had an amazing time in India last winter but ended up feeling overwhelmed and disheartened by the scale and complexity of the poverty millions of people and animals around the world have to face everyday and came back even more determined to use my passion for horses to help. I am trying to raise some money to share as a donation between the equine hospitals at Animal Care Egypt in Luxor and Egypt Equine Aid in Cairo, where I will be helping out in person, to help fund life saving and life changing work for these poor, poor horses and their struggling owners.
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Dec 3, 2018
Well done Jess and your team. I lived in Egypt as a child in the 1950s and remember some sad sights with animals. Clearly help is still needed.
Nov 28, 2018
Nov 19, 2018
Jess, you are amazing. Thank you for everything you do both at home and abroad. The world needs more like you. Di and Pete.
Nov 15, 2018
Thank you for caring for these poor animals. I'll send more next payday.
Nov 8, 2018
You are inspirational Jess. What a caring, brave and compassionate person you are. Well done. X
Nov 7, 2018
Wish I had the guts!
Nov 6, 2018
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